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There’s a lot happening in our world. Progress. Partnerships. Stakeholders. Community stories. Staying connected and on top of it all is super important to us. We hope you feel the same! We’ll share updates and features on our programs, mission partners and stakeholders regularly from here on out. Stop by for a visit every few weeks, and please sign up for our email updates so you don’t miss anything important. And let us know if you have a story you think we should share!

The Connection Between Fire Safety and Safety From Crises and Emergencies In Schools

April 5, 2021 / by The "I Love U Guys" Foundation posted in All

1958 was the last time a public K-12 school fire resulted in fatalities. A fire started in a barrel of oily rags in the basement of Our Lady of the Angels School in Chicago, IL — as fire and smoke grew through the stairs and wood floors, someone rightly tripped the fire alarm, but it […]
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$100 Million+ Available In School Safety Grant Funding

March 31, 2021 / by The "I Love U Guys" Foundation posted in All

On Wednesday, March 24th, 2021, representatives from the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) and the Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) hosted a webinar led by: Lindsay Burton David Adams Lynette Chambliss The Funding School Safety: Department of Justice Grant Opportunities webinar highlighted school safety-related grants available to K-12 schools through […]
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What The Experts Are Saying About Virtual Classroom Safety

February 19, 2021 / by The "I Love U Guys" Foundation posted in All

When the classroom is most anywhere The pandemic rages on. Even with vaccines beginning to flow into communities—and educators finally getting their rightful place on the priority list—the threat of infection is still very real. As the return to in-person education rises, schools are still faced with targeted closures and with balancing hybrid models of […]
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2020: Apart Together

January 15, 2021 / by The "I Love U Guys" Foundation posted in All

It may be hard, for some of us nearly impossible. But in order to move forward, sometimes we have to find successes and improvements during difficult times. Despite everything that 2020 presented, there are some places in the school safety community where we see hope. Our collective transformation into digital spaces accelerated, and we have […]
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Frank DeAngelis Brings Resilience, Recovery & Hope to The Winter Briefings

January 13, 2021 / by The "I Love U Guys" Foundation posted in All, The Briefings

Frank DeAngelis, former Columbine High School principal, long-time ‘I Love U Guys’ supporter and Board member, recently recalled a breakthrough moment with local news outlet The Colorado Sun. He was navigating a journey of trauma as a result of the tragedy that beset the high school he was charged with overseeing, and after sleepless nights, […]
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